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  • Business News

    Thai firms urged to boost cybersecurity with AI-threat prevention

    Investment in preventive measures against internal threats is crucial for Thai organisations to enhance cybersecurity measures and avoid financial losses and reputational damage, according to Bluebik Titans, a cybersecurity consultancy. The rise of artificial intelligence (AI) is driving the trend of data detection and response (DDR) in data security, with DDR potentially becoming a more powerful tool than data loss…

  • Business News

    Thailand’s cybersecurity spend critical as cybercrime costs surge

    Thailand’s current expenditure on cybersecurity stands starkly low at just 0.2% of corporate revenue, despite the looming surge in cybercrime-related costs projected to reach US$10.5 trillion globally by 2025, according to cybersecurity firm Fortinet. Krungthai Compass, the research division of Krungthai Bank, anticipates that Thailand’s cybersecurity investment will climb to 18 billion baht (US$490 million) by 2025. This growth, averaging…

  • Thailand News

    Cybersecurity trends and threats in 2024

    In an epoch where threats from the cyber realm are becoming progressively sophisticated, it is no longer a luxury to be proactive, but rather, a necessity. The crucial role that Artificial Intelligence and automation play in determining cybersecurity trends is becoming increasingly evident, leading transformation across various dimensions of cybersecurity operations. Ranging from threat detection to predictive analytics, solutions powered…

  • Business News

    TKC aims for cybersecurity sector growth in Thailand

    Turnkey Communication Services (TKC), a digital solutions provider listed on the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET), has set its sights on the cybersecurity sector, forecasting that it will account for 5% of its total income this year. This ambitious move comes as part of a broader strategy to achieve double-digit annual growth over the next five years. TKC’s chief executive…

  • Business News

    Nectec develops open-source cybersecurity for small manufacturers

    Nectec, the National Electronics and Computer Technology Centre, is in the process of creating an open-source Security Operation Centre (SOC) as a service for potential partners. This initiative predominantly targets small businesses in the manufacturing industry, offering them affordable cybersecurity options. This service model requires partners to invest in cloud computing and threat intelligence data. It is designed to be…

  • Thailand News

    Young mother jailed due to ID theft scam sparks cybersecurity overhaul

    A mother tricked into providing her national ID card information which was subsequently used for fraudulent activities, finds herself and her six month old baby behind bars. The case has prompted an urgent call to action from authorities and the public alike, as the hunt for the criminal syndicate intensifies. A plea for assistance was lodged today, January 26, with…

  • Thailand News

    Huawei Thailand secures prime minister’s cybersecurity excellence award

    For the second year running, Huawei Thailand has secured the esteemed Prime Minister Awards: Thailand Cybersecurity Excellence Award 2023, underscoring the firm’s unwavering commitment to bolstering Thailand’s cybersecurity standards. The award was presented to Huawei Technologies (Thailand) Co Ltd, headed by CEO David Li, by the Minister of Digital Economy and Society, Prasert Jantararuangtong, yesterday. These accolades are conferred upon…

  • Business News

    Huawei cybersecurity: Largest centre opens to boost 5G trust

    Huawei’s cybersecurity and privacy protection transparency centres are designed to address growing concerns and complexity in the sector, especially the uncertainties surrounding the company’s 5G network technology amid the US-China tech conflict. The Chinese tech company inaugurated its largest centre in Dongguan, China, in June 2021. The company states that the centre serves as a platform for stakeholders in the…

  • Business News

    China cybersecurity watchdog fails Micron, urges halt on chip purchases

    China’s cybersecurity watchdog has announced that US semiconductor company Micron failed its national security review, urging operators of “critical information infrastructure” to cease purchasing its products. This marks a new development in the ongoing chip dispute between the US and China, with the US seeking to limit Beijing’s access to advanced semiconductors. In March, Chinese authorities initiated a review of…

  • Thailand News

    Hacker to Cybersecurity CEO ft. Gregory Pickett | Thaiger Podcast Ep.26

    https://youtu.be/OU0pB7RWUAs Are we being tracked by our phones, is our phone listening to us? how easy is it for someone to hack my computer or rob my e-bank? Gregory Pickett. Cyber security specialist and the head of cybersecurity operations at Hellfire Security. Gregory specialises in protecting fortune 100 companies from cyber crime and providing intrusion analysis that Provides these multimillion…

  • Technology News

    US cybersecurity agency alleges Russian hacking campaign

    A cyberattack, which was first identified when US government agencies were targeted, has also been aimed at cyber targets worldwide, raising fears about global computer security. Microsoft has already announced that it’s notified more than 40 large customers hit by the malware which allegedly originated from hackers linked to the Russian government. The malware has been allowing attackers unfettered access…

  • World News

    Obama set to announce executive order on cybersecurity threat data

    PHUKET MEDIA WATCH – World news selected by Gazette editors for Phuket’s international community Obama set to announce executive order on cybersecurity threat data Reuters / Phuket Gazette PHUKET: President Barack Obama is expected to announce an executive order directing the government and companies to share more information about cybersecurity threats in response to attacks like that on Sony Entertainment.…

  • Thailand News

    Global cyber outage grounds flights and halts news broadcasts

    CrowdStrike, the cybersecurity giant serving a number of global industries, suffered a significant outage this morning, causing disruptions across the globe. This unforeseen technical glitch halted news broadcasts and grounded flights, creating chaos for travellers and media outlets alike. There were no reports of any Thai airports affected. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in the United States reported that three…

  • Press Room

    Exploring Digital Gold Trading platforms for modern investors

    In the ever-evolving landscape of investment, modern investors in Thailand are increasingly turning to digital platforms for trading in gold. This shift is driven by the convenience, accessibility, and advanced features these platforms offer. As traditional methods of investing in gold give way to digital alternatives, it’s crucial to understand the benefits and functionalities of these platforms to maximize returns…

  • Thailand News

    Krungthai Bank urges iPhone users to enable lockdown mode

    Krungthai Bank has advised iPhone users to activate lockdown mode to protect against dangerous links used by scammers to install money-stealing applications. The bank issued this advice via its Krungthai Care Facebook page, highlighting the increasing threat from cybercriminals. Krungthai Bank’s warning comes as scams involving malicious links become more sophisticated. Scammers often trick victims into clicking on these links,…

  • Technology News

    How to detect and prevent phishing attacks

    One of the worst feelings is realizing you got scammed. Phishing attacks are a common threat in the digital age, targeting individuals and organizations to steal sensitive information. Understanding and recognizing these attacks is crucial for safeguarding personal and financial data. This guide will help you understand phishing attacks, identify their common types and characteristics, and implement effective strategies to…

  • Thailand News

    How to access USA channels in Thailand

    You may wish to curl up in bed, grab the popcorn, and binge-watch some of your favourite US TV shows on Hulu, Netflix, or Max. However, soon, you will be disappointed when you can’t watch these channels from your home country. If you’re residing in Thailand, it may be disheartening to realise that many channels in the US aren’t available…

  • Business News

    Gulf partners with Google to boost Thailand’s cloud services

    Gulf Energy Development Plc (Gulf) has entered into a strategic partnership with Google Asia Pacific (Google) to operate its cloud services in Thailand. This collaboration focuses on leveraging the growth in data storage and processing within a secure environment that meets local regulatory requirements. Gulf informed the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) that its fully-owned subsidiary, Gulf Edge Co, has…

  • Thailand video news

    Thailand Video News | Former soapy king Chuwit Kamolvisit in palliative care abroad, foreign man captured on CCTV stealing Thai woman’s motorcycle

    In Thailand Video News today, Jay presents the news happening across the country and abroad. Former politician and soapy king Chuwit Kamolvisit has been put into palliative care in the United Kingdom for liver cancer, while a foreign man was caught stealing a Thai Woman’s motorcycle on a CCTV camera in Phuket. Wildfires in Thailand’s Western Forest Complex have reduced…

  • Technology News

    How technology fosters a happy working environment

    Today, technology is not just a tool; it drives the creation of more enjoyable and efficient environments. With 97% of employees believing technology can greatly improve their workplace, it’s clear that the digital era is transforming our professional lives. However, there is a caveat. A significant 64% believe that businesses risk falling behind if they do not adopt new technology.…

  • Technology News

    Do you need a university degree to get an IT job in Thailand?

    Are you contemplating launching your career in Information Technology in Thailand? The tech sector in Thailand presents a variety of opportunities, albeit securing your desired position may necessitate more than just your technological competence. In various global spheres, experience in conjunction with certifications may suffice as your passport to employment in IT. However, the job market in Thailand may perhaps…

  • Retire in Thailand

    Scams that can ruin your retirement plan in Thailand

    The process of retirement planning, particularly when considering a unique location such as Thailand, demands a careful and knowledgeable strategy. In manoeuvring through this complex procedure, it is crucial to remain aware of potential hindrances that could adversely affect the peace of your retirement years. Ranging from understanding the intricacies regarding taxation on lump-sum retirement funds to discerning potential misinformation…

  • Lifestyle

    Prepare for your IT job interview in Thailand

    The IT field has been slowly growing with many more applicants and the pursuit of securing your ideal IT position in Thailand can be an exciting yet nerve-wracking process. The path is not without its challenges; however, being ready with proper preparation and an optimistic outlook, success is within your reach. The undertaking involves much more than simply passing an…

  • Guides

    How to keep your network secure

    In the era of pervasive digital connectivity, embarking on an excursion to the tropical haven of Thailand does not imply abandoning your digital trace. Maintaining connectedness during travels is a contemporary indulgence; however, it is not devoid of risks. Ranging from unprotected WiFi networks to online banking, your private data could potentially be exposed to cybercriminals. This composition will explore…

  • Technology News

    How blockchain technology is transforming finance

    Just imagine a world where your money is not only safe, but everything about it is transparent and cannot be tweaked or twisted. Sounds like a dream, right? Well, that’s where we’re headed thanks to the power of blockchain technology. This isn’t some sci-fi concept; it’s happening now. Blockchain acts as a shared ledger system and is shaking up the…

  • Technology News

    The future of quantum computing: What to expect

    The term quantum computer lately? It’s been popping up a lot in scientific chit-chats. Why, you ask? Well, these bad boys can do computations at lightning speed, way faster than your everyday computer! the world of quantum computing is like getting express shipping on everything from making new medicines to optimizing investment portfolios. So what’s all this fuss about quantum…

  • Guides

    The impact of artificial intelligence on various industries

    Artificial Intelligence (AI) is not merely confined to futuristic paradigms; it serves as a transformative force that is currently reshaping myriad industries worldwide. Ranging from retail to healthcare, the potent capabilities of AI are optimising workflows, anchoring digital objectives, and hastening automation. But what precisely constitutes the impact of AI across diverse sectors? Let us probe this compelling topic. The…

  • Education

    Unlocking progress: How tech enablement fuels Thailand’s economic and educational growth

    In the rapidly evolving digital landscape, tech enablement emerges as a pivotal factor driving Thailand’s development. As you delve into this exploration, you’ll uncover how integrating technology into various sectors is not just enhancing efficiency but also fuelling economic growth and innovation across the nation. This journey isn’t solely about adopting new tools; it’s about understanding the full spectrum of…

  • Thailand News

    Microsoft’s digital dynamo: Thailand tech scene ignited by AI blitz

    Satya Nadella, Chairman and CEO of Microsoft, unveiled ambitious plans to supercharge Thailand’s digital landscape with a surge in Data and AI initiatives. The tech giant’s commitment extends to fostering a robust AI ecosystem, offering over 100,000 individuals the chance to upskill and dive into the world of artificial intelligence. “This marks a pivotal moment for Thailand, propelling us into…

  • Automotive

    Navigating Thailand’s path to self-driving cars

    As the world increasingly shifts towards a future dominated by autonomous vehicles, Thailand stands at an intriguing crossroads. The appeal of self-driving technology is clear, offering promising prospects for enhancing urban environments by reducing traffic accidents and lowering environmental pollution. We will look into various factors, such as environmental impacts, legal frameworks, and public attitudes towards autonomous vehicles. Our goal…